Stuck in Vermont

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100% Homegrown Vermont vlog about art, music, obsessions and outsiders, brought to you weekly by Seven Days, Vermont's alternative newsweekly. Join Eva Sollberger as she takes you all over Vermont - to art galleries, fairs, circuses, dance parties, up in hot air balloons, around town in cabs and to the theater in this weekly vlog. New episodes air every Wednesday.

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Episodes of Stuck in Vermont

    • Auditioning with Kate Wetherhead [SIV380]

      12/5/14: Vermonter and BHS alum Kate Wetherhead comes home for a Musical Theatre Audition Workshop presented by the Bill Reed Voice Studio. Three workshops were held at Spotlight Vermont in South Burlington over the weekend. Kate appeared on Broadway in Legally Blonde and also writes and stars in a popular web series called Submissions Only. Bill Reed and his former student share their knowledge with eager participants, many of whom were auditioning for Lyric Theatre Company's production of Le...

      • Release date
        Dec 10, 2014
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    • Cat Cafés in Montréal [SIV379]

      11/22/14: Eva gets unstuck from Vermont and heads North to visit Montréal's two purrfect cat cafes, Le Café des Chats and Café Chat L'Heureux. Both cafes opened this fall and are considered the first cat cafes in North America. Celebrity felines adopted from Montréal's SPCA and other local shelters greet visitors at each spot. Eva and cat blogger Sachie Kohlman ("My Cat Goma") indulge their inner cat ladies with trips to both cafes to meet the four-legged furry superstars and their fans. http:...

      • Release date
        Dec 3, 2014
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    • Bubble Soccer at MMU [SIV378]

      11/14/14: Bubble soccer ("boblefotball") originated in Norway in 2011 and has finally made its way to Vermont. Quite simply, it involves players strapping themselves into 5 foot wide inflated spheres and attempting to score soccer goals without rolling over too many times. Eva attended a match organized by David Alofsin and Vermont Bubble Soccer at Mount Mansfield Union High School in Jericho with Seven Days staff writer Ethan de Seife for an epic battle of the balls.

      • Release date
        Nov 26, 2014
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    • The YMCA's Silver Foxes [SIV377]

      11/12/14: The Silver Foxes is a group of women and a few men ranging in age from their 50s-80s who work out at the Pomerleau Family YMCA in Burlington three mornings a week. Whether exercising in the pool or on the floor, or maybe grabbing coffee afterwards for a chat, these fit seniors have become a supportive family over the years. Music: Missy Bly, MB3, "Past Midnight" Kevin MacLeod, "Plucky Daisy," "Fig Leaf Rag" composed by Scott Joplin ...

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        Nov 19, 2014
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    • The Eat More Kale Dude [SIV376]

      11/6/14: Since 2001, Bo Muller-Moore has been printing "Eat More Kale" shirts in his studio ("dudio") above his garage in Montpelier. Three years ago Bo applied for a federal trademark which prompted the fast-food chain Chick-fil-A to send him a cease and desist letter citing the similarity between their trademarked slogan "Eat mor chikin" and "Eat More Kale." Bo took the fight public and has become a Vermont folk hero and a media darling, all while increasing sales of his t-shirts. His story ...

      • Release date
        Nov 12, 2014
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    • Oscar Reaches for the Stars [SIV375]

      10/29/14: At the age of 11, Oscar Williams is already well on his way to achieving his dream of becoming a professional actor. Between the ages of 7-11, he has performed in 20 shows, local ads and auditioned in NYC. Eva caught up with the busy kid at Salon Cruz getting his bangs cut in Burlington and followed him to the Mary Hogan Elementary School in Middlebury where he is performing as Oliver alongside his father Tom who plays the Artful Dodger. You can see Oscar and his dad in Middlebury Co...

      • Release date
        Nov 5, 2014
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    • Vermont Comic Con [SIV374]

      10/25/14: The first Vermont Comic Con was held at the Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center in South Burlington over the weekend. Comic book superheroes, villains and fantasy characters in all shapes and sizes descended on the Queen City alongside comic book artists, vendors and onlookers. Eva transformed into Zombie Lois Lane and went in search of interviews, blood and brainz. Music: Barbacoa, "Crazy Hearse," "Captain" & Swale, The Next Instead, Popular Crow...

      • Release date
        Oct 29, 2014
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    • Driving Mr. Killacky [SIV373]

      10/16/14: John Killacky first fell in love with a pony named Raindrop at the tender age of 8. Years later, as the Executive Director of the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Killacky rediscovered his equine passion with a Shetland pony named Pacific Raindrop. A former dancer and marathon runner who was disabled in 1996, Killacky found his legs again in a horse-drawn cart. Last week, Eva hitched a ride with John and Raindrop at Windswept Farm in Williston. Music:...

      • Release date
        Oct 22, 2014
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    • Shoreham Orchard Tour [SIV372]

      10/9/14: Eva and her mom play tourists for the day and go leaf peeping down Route 22A to Shoreham where they stopped at three apple orchards - Champlain Orchards, Douglas Orchards and Sentinel Pine Orchards. Even on a cloudy day, there are many fall adventures to be had all over Vermont this season! Music: Bert Hirsch, "You'll Be Mine In Apple Blossom Time," Phil S...

      • Release date
        Oct 15, 2014
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    • Green Mountain Cabaret [SIV371]

      9/26/14: Green Mountain Cabaret has been bringing saucy entertainment and body positivity to Vermont audiences for two years now. Eva caught their show Geeks 'N' Cheeks 2: The Undressing at Club Metronome last Friday. Music: "Habanera" from Carmen by Georges Bizet, performed by Kevin MacLeod & Jenny Lee Mitchell This episode of Stuck in Vermont was made possible by Hotel Vermont and Vermont Tourism. http://bit....

      • Release date
        Oct 1, 2014
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